The annual oil and gas essay competition organised by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board was won by a 200-level student of Medicine and Surgery of the University of Benin, Edo State.
The winner, identified as Mr. Kingsley Osamede was among the top five finalists in the competition. He defeated Augustine Ekele, a 200-level student of Dentistry and Dental Surgery at UNIBEN; Victory Williams of the Federal University, Otuoke; Elizabeth Ezekiel, a student of Medicine and Surgery, Ambrose Ali University, Ekpoma and Mayeroghene Obodoya of Delta State University, Abraka, to win the award of the best essay in the NCDMB.
Osamede, was rewarded with a cash prize of N500,000, a laptop computer and a plaque.
Source: Punch Newspaper